Technosphere / Co-Evolution: A Seminal Seminar Conversation

November 23rd, 2014

This debate is an edited transcript of a remarkable cross-disciplinary conversation that took place at the Anthropocene Campus at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin on November 18, 2014. Convened by Peter Haff, Manfred Laubichler, Armin Reller, Jürgen Renn, and Jan Zalasiewicz, participants were asked to address the dynamical, co-evolutionary nature of the technosphere, its quasi-autonomous status, and the political stakes involved.

The following conversation is an edited transcript of a remarkable cross-disciplinary conversation that took place at the Anthropocene Campus at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin on November 18, 2014. Convened by Peter Haff, Manfred Laubichler, Armin Reller, Jürgen Renn, and Jan Zalasiewicz, participants were asked to address the dynamical, co-evolutionary nature of the technosphere, its quasi-autonomous status, and the political stakes involved.